GENRE: Gay Mystery Erotic Romance
LENGTH: 21,851 words
Handsome detective Jens barely escapes with his life in the course of his work and has no choice but to land his damaged Cessna at an abandoned airport. Suffering from snow blindness and ill equipped to survive arctic conditions, he collapses at the entrance of an occupied building. Rescued and attended to by the sole occupant, Jens recovers, and is ready to unravel the mysteries surrounding his rescuer.Maintenance worker Matt found escape from a world full of pain and rejection at the closed arctic airport. He nurses Jens back to health, eager to set him on his way again. When an unexpected blizzard forces Jens to stay, is Matt clearly uncomfortable at the development. Strongly attracted to Jens, however, Matt slowly opens up and reveals his painful secrets, all except the most dangerous one ... a secret that threatens to destroy their fragile relationship.With Jens’ assistance, will Matt be able to finally overcome the pain that drove him to his separation from society, resulting in a lonely existence? How will Matt’s dark secret influence their lives? Will it destroy Jens’s career, or will it draw them closer together?EXCERPT:Note: may contain sexually explicit scenes of a homoerotic nature.
I’ve been racking my brain trying to figure out how to review this. I’m at a loss, to be honest. I felt often confused while reading this. One of the main characters was trying to help the other overcome something, or help deal with it, and their conversations, to me anyway, felt…forced? I don’t know if that’s the right word. And there were often exclamation points where just a period should have been used. It threw off the conversation more.
Jens was trying to escape in a plane, but the plane had been shot at and was losing fuel rapidly. On top of the fact, he was going snow blind. He found a building in the middle of nowhere with smoke coming out of the top and took a chance on landing. He got there and was taken in by Matt. After 2 days of recovering, Matt seemed in a hurry to get Jens out, but a snowstorm left him stuck. They began talking….somewhat. Matt was very closed off. But little by little, Jens began to find out why Matt was there. He talked to Matt and suggested a way t